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About and the FHIR® Foundation

Welcome to the FHIR® Foundation

The FHIR® Foundation promotes global adoption and implementation of the FHIR® platform standard. The foundation provides information, educational materials, tools, websites, and project support that helps the FHIR® community collaborate, align, and expand. The foundation seeks to improve the interoperability of health data with a goal of improving the quality, efficiency and effectiveness of healthcare.

About the FHIR® Foundation and associated web sites are run by the FHIR® Foundation on behalf of the FHIR® community. The FHIR® Foundation is closely affiliated with the Health Level Seven, International (HL7®) standards community. The FHIR® Foundation is a non-profit chartered in the United States as a (xxxx), is international in scope.

HL7® is dedicated to the development and maintenance of healthcare-related interoperability standards, including FHIR®. focuses on supporting the use and implementation of a specific standard – HL7® FHIR®.

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